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Newcastle have ‘substantial’ bid rejected for PSG forward.

June 30th, 2010 | 190 Comments |

Erding bid rejected by PSG.
Erding bid rejected by PSG.
Newcastle have had a susbstantial bid rejected for PSG’s Turkish forward, Mevlut Erding.

I say a substantial bid, but it isn’t really, although a bid of some £4.8 million is more substantial than I thought we would be spending on any individual player. So from that perspective, I suppose it is pretty substantial.

Anyway, this news comes from French newspaper, Lequipe, who say that PSG wasted no time in rejecting the bid for the 23-year old Turkish forward. Erding’s 15 goals scored last season were a highlight in an otherwise dark campaign for PSG as they slumped to a 15th place finish in Ligue 1, and it is perhaps no surprise that they will want to keep hold of one of their brighter talents. (more…)